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OH 0909

ALLEN, Adolph C. (b. 1917)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Louisiana and Mississippi; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 5415 at Camp F-5 in New...

OH 0882

ARWINE, John (b. 1917)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Hurst, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Camp 1816 at Lake Worth, Texas; description of camp;...

OH 0992

AUSTIN, William P. (b. 1915)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Fort Worth, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Lake Worth, Texas; life in camp;...

OH 0952

BAKER, S. L. (b. 1917)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood near Jacksboro, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to a camp near Cleburne, Texas; description of camp...

OH 0828

BANKS, John T. (b. 1916)

Welder. His experiences while employed by of the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in the Dallas-Fort Worth area; joining the CCC; assignment to camps near Laramie,...

OH 0307

BARCLAY, James (b. 1923)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression.

OH 0993

BATES, Olen (b. 1916)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Oklahoma; joining the CCC; assignment to a camp in Carlsbad, New Mexico; description of camp; life...

OH 0837

BAXTER, Howard (b. 1918)

Businessman, maintenance man. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood near Aubrey, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to a camp at White...

OH 1240

BEARDEN, Ed (b. 1921)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood near Waxahachie, Texas and Campbell, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to camp in Wolfe City, Texas;...

OH 1248

BINION, Jack (b. 1914)

Educator. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood near Pilot Grove, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 857 near Denison, Texas;...

OH 0986

BOGGS, Albert (b. 1918)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Mixon, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 2885 at SCS-19-T in Jacksonville, Texas;...

OH 0892

BOYDSTUN, J. Burton (b. 1919)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Fort Worth, Texas and Oklahoma; joining the CCC; assignment to camps in Lubbock,...

OH 0810

BROOKS, W. J. (b. 1913)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Kentucky; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 547 at Camp Robinson near Jackson, Kentucky and...

OH 1094

BROWN, Eugene L. (b. 1922)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Lakeview, Texas and McKinney, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Camp SP-53-T near...

OH 0179

BROWN, Lawrence (b. 1914)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression.

OH 0299

BUCK, J. W. (b. 1920)

Highway construction worker. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression.

OH 0805

BURGIN, Selwyn R. (b. 1914)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Terrell, Texas and Tyler, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to a camp in Maydelle, Texas...

OH 1548

CASSEL, Robert (b. 1923)

Truck driver. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Texas and Louisiana; joining the CCC; assignment to camps in Hackberry,...

OH 1484

CHANDLER, Hubert (b. 1917)

Janitor. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Wichita Falls, post-CCC life; Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 2856...

OH 0972

CHENNAULT, James R. (b. 1915)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Mississippi; joining the CCC; assignment to a camp near Natchez, Mississippi;...

OH 0806

CLARK, Oliver (b. 1917)

Laborer. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression.

OH 1236

CLEMENT, Aubrey L (b. 1920)

Automobile mechanic. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Paris, Texas and Dallas, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to...

OH 1713

CONNOLLY, John (b. 1918)

Veteran of the Civilian Conservation Corps. Childhood in Whitney and Amarillo, Texas; family’s difficulties in Great Depression; decision to enroll in the CCC; experiences at CCC camps in Cleburne and...

OH 1246

COX, Mort L. (b. 1914)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Arkansas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 741 in Camp Pike (later Camp Robinson) in North...

OH 0994

CRANE, Richard A. (b. 1916)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Mesquite, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 819 at Camp NP-2-A in Grand, Canyon...

OH 1018

CREACY, William W. (b. 1918)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Hagansport, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 855 at Camp BR-54-M in...

OH 0887

CRESSON, Louis (b. 1916)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Pennsylvania; joining the CCC; assignment to Camp 74 in Clearfield, Pennsylvania and Camp 70...

OH 0901

CRIST, Robert (b. 1917)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Pennsylvania; joining the CCC; assignment to Camp S-102 near Mehoopany, Pennsylvania;...

OH 1506

CROOKS, Richard (b. 1920)

Aircraft worker. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Covington, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to a soil conservation camp...

OH 0175

DAMAN, M. L. (b. 1915)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression.

OH 0885

DAVIS, Glenn F. (b. 1924)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Plano, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 894 in Golden, Colorado; Company 2896 at...

OH 0927

DAVIS, Oscar L. (b. 1919)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Timpson, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 2868 at Camp F-37-N in Dark Canyon,...

OH 0839

DAY, Henry C. (b. 1914)

Electrician, businessman. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Dallas, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to camps in Madeira Canyon,...

OH 0804

DEAN, Alvin (b. 1915)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Dallas, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to camps in Madeira Canyon, near Tucson, Arizona; camp...

OH 0005

DIES, Martin (b. 1900)

Attorney, former U.S. Congressman from Lufkin. Experiences as a Texas politician and U. S. Congressman, 1931-46, 1950-56; chairman of House Committee on Un-American Activities during New Deal; views on...

OH 0995

DILLON, Paul (b. 1913)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Pennsylvania; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 1381 at Camp S-112 near Huntingdon,...

OH 0888

DOBBINS, Clarence C. (b. 1912)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in North Texas, Colorado, and New Mexico; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 869...

OH 0960

DUNCAN, Kenneth W. (b. 1923)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Fort Worth, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to a camp in Redvale, Colorado; camp...

OH 1013

EARGLE, David A. (b. 1914)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in South Carolina; joining the CCC; assignment to Black Gap Camp in the Smokey Mountains near...

OH 0101

EARNEST, Forrest B. (b. 1917)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Texas and Oklahoma; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 870 near Cache, Oklahoma;...

OH 1523

EDMISTON, Vick (b. 1919)

Truck driver. His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Oklahoma and Colorado; joining the CCC; assignment to camps in Sentinel,...

OH 1104

ERSKINE, Jake C. (b. 1919)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Vernon, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 2874 in Perryton, Texas; description...

OH 0628

EVANS, Peter (b. 1923)

His experiences while employed by the National Youth Administration during the Great Depression.

OH 0923

FOOTE, Charles P. (b. 1922)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Hunt County, Texas; joining the CCC; assignment to a camp at Wolfe City, Texas;...

OH 0120

GOSSETT, Ed (b. 1902)

Attorney, former U.S. Congressman from Wichita Falls, Texas, 1938-51, federal judge. Early law career; his unsuccessful campaign for Congress in 1936; his successful campaign for Congress in 1938 against...

OH 0093

HOKE, Frank A. (b. 1911)

Banker, attorney. His experiences as an employee of the Dallas regional office of the Home Owners Loan Corporation during the New Deal. Mortgage buying; loan amortization; insurance; home improvements;...

OH 0913

NAUGHTON, Willard B. (b. 1922)

His experiences while employed by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Childhood in Colorado and Kansas; joining the CCC; assignment to Company 4703 near Council Grove...

OH 1275

PAINTER, William E. (b. 1924)

College professor. His experiences in the Pacific Theater during World War II. His pacifistic/isolationist background and the influence of his mother; his parents' attitude toward Franklin D....

OH 0008

PEACH, W. N. (b. 1912)

Professional economist. His experiences as one of the principal persons in the Rainey controversy at the University of Texas, 1944-45. His sympathies for New Deal labor legislation; being accused of pro-...

OH 1657

PIAZZA, Rev. Michael (b. 1954)

Pastor of the Dallas Cathedral of Hope. Childhood in Brunswick and Statesboro, Ga.; conversion from Catholicism to Methodist Church; decision to enter the ministry; process of “coming out” to...

OH 1652

POWELL, Steve (b. 1945)

For the Texas Textile Mill Oral History Project. Former employee of the Texas Textile Mill and longtime resident of McKinney, Texas. Childhood and education in McKinney public schools; work as cotton...

OH 0095

SALMON, W. W. (b. 1909)

His experiences as an employee of the Dallas regional office of the Home Owners Corporation during the New Deal. Mortgage buying; loan amortization; insurance; home improvements; accounting procedures;...

OH 0919

SEWALT, Mary Anna (b. 1917)

Her participation in the development of the Republican Party in Texas, 1944-93. Youth in West Texas; employment with WPA (Works Progress Administration) during the New Deal years; decision to join...

OH 1147

SMITH, Donald M. (b. 1912)

Businessman His experiences as the head of Riverside Foundry, Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, during World War II Foundry business during the Great Depression; thoughts about Franklin D Roosevelt and the...

OH 0293

STEVENSON, Coke R. (b. 1888)

Former member of the Texas House of Representatives, Speaker of the House, lieutenant governor, and governor of Texas, 1941-46. Forty-first Legislature; prison reform; administration of Governor...

OH 0090

STROUD, James (b. 1914)

Civil service administrator, member of the Texas House of Representatives from Dallas, Democrat. His experiences as an employee in the Dallas regional office of the Home Owners Loan Corporation during the...

OH 0094

WALKER, Joel (b. 1908)

Banker. His experiences as an employee of the Dallas regional office of the Home Owners Loan Corporation during the New Deal. Mortgage buying; loan amortization; insurance; home improvements; accounting...

OH 0278

WHITE, Walter (b. 1906)

Retired federal labor mediator and conciliator. Experiences and reminiscences from his thirty-year career with the U.S. Conciliation Service and the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service; early...